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70 Things To Do When You Turn 70

70 Things To Do When You Turn 70

As you turn seventy, you have an opportunity to experience life fully, and to redefine what it means to embark on this next stage of your journey. Turning fifty represents a major milestone for most people.  When my wife, Leslie turned fifty, I hired a nine piece Salsa band, took all of the furniture out […]

Rethinking the American Dream in a New Economy

Rethinking the American Dream in a New Economy

Back in 2006, while the housing and stock markets were still soaring, Dr. Salsbury was among the first to sound the economic alarm with his…

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life: How to Finally Really, Grow Up defines our journey less in chronological terms than in those hours when…

You’re Never Too Late to Go Back to School

You’re Never Too Late to Go Back to School

Going back to school in your forties and fifties can be scary, but sometimes necessary, especially in this post-recession roller coaster economy. In 2010 the…

Age Friendly College Towns For Older Adults

Age Friendly College Towns For Older Adults

WILLIAM RIFFER, 70, hopscotched around the country during a career in the Navy and later as a manager in the nuclear power industry, moving 19…

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Never Too Late To Learn An Instrument

Never Too Late To Learn An Instrument

Based on: The Vintage Years: Finding Your Inner Artist (Writer, Musician, Visual Artist) After Sixty by Francine Toder, Ph.D. ©…

Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You’ve Taken Music Lessons

Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You’ve Taken Music Lessons

Are music lessons the way to get smarter? That’s what a lot of parents (and experts) believe: Studying an instrument gives children an advantage in the development of their intellectual, perceptual, and cognitive skills. This…

Flex Your Creative Muscles In Retirement Arts Colonies

Flex Your Creative Muscles In Retirement Arts Colonies

Some famous writers, painters and musicians have done some of their best work in their later years — impressionist Claude Monet, for one. But at the North Hollywood Senior Arts Colony, older people are proving…

Solutions for Aging in Modern Times

This is a highly informative inside look at what the nation’s leading organizations are doing to plan for…

Student for a Day: One Day University Lectures

Student for a Day: One Day University Lectures

How would you like to attend a one-day series of lectures by today’s elite college professors? Well, now…

How to Take Free Ivy League Courses Online

How to Take Free Ivy League Courses Online

Have you just retired, emptied your nest, changed careers, or simply want to expand your intellectual horizons? If…

Educational Travel: The World Is Yours!

Educational Travel: The World Is Yours!

There are many methods for pursuing lifelong education, but only one can bring your studies to life: educational…


Age Is No Barrier to Learning a New Language

Learning a new language may be the most universal bucket list item, but many give up on the…

Grandfather Returns to School, Fulfills Childhood Dream

Durga Kami, 68, has been unable to fulfill his life-long dream of getting educated – until now. As part…

Supercharge Your Diet, Empower Your Brain

Supercharge Your Diet, Empower Your Brain

What would you do to strengthen and protect your brain in old age? For most of us, cognitive health is our number…

Continue Lifelong Learning using Podcasts

Continue Lifelong Learning using Podcasts

Eager to engage in lifelong learning, but unsure of where to start? Look no further than podcasts! These…


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